In transparent self-evaluation procedures – with an emphasis on the development of a quality culture – the Agency ensures continuous development and improvement of its own system of quality. The scope is further defined by the Quality Manual.
The SQAA self-evaluation constitutes an important element to accomplish and assess the objectives set in the strategy; it provides an opportunity for self-reflection and defines recommendations and measures to improve both the internal and external quality system. The objective of self-evaluation is to improve the SQAA internal quality system. The pursuit of this objective shall improve the external quality system, which leads to the establishment of quality loop and increased awareness of quality culture.
SQAA conducts its internal quality assurance procedures in accordance with its Quality Manual.